Our Vision

Bank of Kigali aspires to be the leading provider of most innovative financial solutions in the region.

Our Mission

Our mission is to be the leader in creating value for our stakeholders by providing the best financial services to businesses and individual customers, through motivated and professional staff.

Our Values

Customer focus, Integrity, Quality, Excellence

Executive Management



Dr Diane Karusisi  is the Chief Executive Officer.  She is a seasoned economist who has held several leadership positions in the past. Prior to joining Bank of Kigali, Diane was the Head of Strategy and Policy and Chief Economist at the Office of the President.  Diane also served at the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda where she oversaw the design and implementation of major surveys.

Before she moved back to Rwanda, Diane worked as a Fixed Income Portfolio Engineer at Credit Suisse in Zurich and taught Statistics at the University of Fribourg in Switzerland. She studied Economics majoring in Econometrics and holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Fribourg. Her research areas mainly concentrated on Risk Modeling and Measurement.

Her doctoral thesis entitled "Dependency in credit portfolios: Modeling with Copula Functions" was published in 2009. Diane currently serves as non-executive director on several boards including the University of Rwanda and Rwanda Development Board.


Flora Nsinga is the Chief Shared Services Officer of Bank of Kigali and has been with the Bank since 2008. Prior to this, she was Head of Human Resources and Administration. Flora joined the Bank with about ten years’ experience from the telecommunication industry. She has been responsible for the growth in branch network and the staff of the Bank since then. She was instrumental in leading the Bank through various organisational reforms in 2009. She oversaw the Bank’s strategic human resource restructuring, transforming it from a product-driven to a customer-focused structure. Flora holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with specialisation in Human Resources from Kigali Institute of Science, Technology and Management (KIST).

She also holds a Master’s in Management, majoring in Leadership and Human Resources from Cambridge College Boston, Massachusetts – USA




Nathalie Mpaka is the Chief Finance Officer.  She joined the Bank’s Management Team in 2011 as the Financial Reporting and Investor Relations Manager. She has vast experience in financial planning, analysis and reporting as well as systems implementation. She is dynamic and passionate about Financial Excellence and Value Creation.

Nathalie is an ACCA qualified finance professional and also a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Rwanda (ICPAR) where she is currently serving as a Governing Council Member.  She holds a first class Bachelor’s degree in Accounting & Finance from the University of Birmingham in the UK.







Desire RUMANYIKA, who was born in November 1972, has been working as Rwanda’s Country Manager for the East African Development Bank (EADB), since 2011. He has been in charge of managing a loan portfolio worth US$ 70Million concentrated in productive sectors such as energy, housing and construction materials, tourism, commercial banking and manufacturing. Mr. Rumanyika also led the team that successfully set up the Business Development Fund (BDF), an advisory institution tasked with assisting SMEs to access financing; in 2009 he was subsequently appointed its first Chief Executive Officer, serving for two years before joining EADB in 2011.

Between 2004 and 2008, Rumanyika served as director of corporate affairs and was CEO of the Rwanda Development Bank in acting capacity. Rumanyika, who is fluent in English, French and Kinyarwanda, holds a Master’s degree in International Financial Services and banking law from the University of Liverpool; an MBA in Banking from Netherlands’ Maastricht School of Management, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Law, from University of Rwanda. As Chief of Operations, Mr. Rumanyika will be responsible for the Bank’s daily operations, ensuring stable and efficient service across the Bank’s expansive branch network and other delivery services. 





Vincent GATETE, Joined Bank of Kigali from ISCO where he was the Managing Director for over 2 years, overseeing over 6000 employees. 

Mr. Gatete was also Chief Executive Officer of Crystal Telecom, a fully listed company on the Rwanda Stock Exchange. Prior to that, Mr. Gatete was Company Secretary for Crystal Ventures Ltd where he provided general legal advice to management and board of Crystal Ventures in addition to being the lead project manager on several mergers, acquisitions and disposals.

Before Crystal Ventures, Mr. Gatete was at Rwanda Revenue Authority where he held a number of roles in the areas of Legal advisory, customs, regional integration and International affairs coordination. He has also served as a non-executive Director in a number of companies including MTN Rwanda, Ultimate Concepts Ltd, Akagera Aviation, Kigali Prime Economic Zones Ltd, Prime life insurance and CVL developers Ltd. 

Mr. Gatete  holds  a Bachelor’s degree in Law, from the National University of Rwanda, and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Strathmore Business School, Strathmore University.






Eddy MABANO KAYIHURA also joins to serve in a new role as the Bank’s Chief Information Technology Officer where he will oversee the development of a full-bodied digital strategy to drive Bank of Kigali’s technology delivered services. Born in July 1976, Mr. Kayihura has 17 years of high level experience in Information Technology related business and was the best person out of several candidates for this vital role. Since 2013, he has been the Chief Executive Officer of Broadband Systems Corporation (BSC) an Internet Service Provider in Rwanda focusing on service delivery to Major Corporates using Fiber and 4G connectivity.

Between September 2011 and September 2013, Mr. Kayihura was BSC Deputy Chief Technology Officer charged with leading a team of 30 engineers to operate the largest fiber backbone in Rwanda, Mobile WiMax and Data Center.

Mr. Kayihura has various highly specialized trainings including in Mobile Communication and Broadband, obtained from South Korea, this, on top of a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology from the University of Rwanda. He’s currently pursuing an (online) MBA in International Business at Oklahoma Christian University.


Equity Price List

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P.O. Box 175, Kigali, Rwanda

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